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6 tips for effective customer data mining

6 tips for effective customer data mining

Retail and marketing organizations are collecting massive amounts of data on customers, but they’re not always getting all the use out of this information that…

Computer vision AI looks beyond the narrow into the mainstream

Computer vision AI looks beyond the narrow into the mainstream

A variety of applications for computer vision tools are starting to emerge — driven by a combination of imagination and practicality. Across industries like healthcare,…

AI is poised to radically transform software development

AI is poised to radically transform software development

We are entering the age of what Tesla AI director Andrej Karpathy calls “Software 2.0,” where neural networks write the code and people’s main jobs…

6 tips for working with AI vendors

6 tips for working with AI vendors

Artificial intelligence and related technologies promise to be a game changer for businesses. The central question is whether to build or buy. Some companies will…

AI technology: When to build, when to buy

AI technology: When to build, when to buy

Artificial intelligence is fast becoming a business imperative. Whether it’s to improve efficiency, find new business opportunities, or keep up with — or get ahead…

Analytics an uneasy balance between data collection and privacy

Analytics an uneasy balance between data collection and privacy

Advanced analytics, BI and AI are booming and can potentially offer great business benefits, but these technologies are extremely data hungry. Meanwhile, GDPR and other…

Data science platforms boost automation, collaboration

Data science platforms boost automation, collaboration

Data science platforms can help teams of data scientists collaborate on advanced analytics problems, allow them to pull in data from disparate sources, and choose…

How AI is revolutionizing financial services

How AI is revolutionizing financial services

Financial services firms are helping lead the way in adopting artificial intelligence, with banks  expected to spend $5.6 billion on AI solutions  in 2019, second…

What is AI fuzzing? And why it may be the next big cybersecurity threat

What is AI fuzzing? And why it may be the next big cybersecurity threat

AI fuzzing definition AI fuzzing uses machine learning and similar techniques to find vulnerabilities in an application or system. Fuzzing has been around for a…

8 key roles of successful AI projects

8 key roles of successful AI projects

Artificial intelligence offers ample opportunities to reap business value. When done right, AI can help improve sales, optimize operations, and free up staff for higher-value…

AI as a service democratizes benefits of new tech tools

AI as a service democratizes benefits of new tech tools

For First Horizon National Corp., one of the largest regional banks in the southeastern United States, with more than 250 branches and about 6,000 employees,…

Common sense AI approaches point to more general applications

Common sense AI approaches point to more general applications

Artificial general intelligence is the holy grail of AI research; this form of an AI system can think for itself, has common sense, has a…

9 biggest hurdles to AI adoption

9 biggest hurdles to AI adoption

The era of AI business value has arrived. In fact,  in a recent Deloitte survey, 82 percent of early adopters said they saw a financial…

New deep learning techniques take center stage

New deep learning techniques take center stage

Generative adversarial networks, reinforcement learning and transfer learning are approaches that have been explored by theoreticians and researchers for years. Today, with recent improvements in…

Workplace AI: Emerging technologies, ethical questions

Workplace AI: Emerging technologies, ethical questions

AI is making quick inroads into the workplace. Equally capable of whipping up informed predictions in a flash and completing specific tasks on a scale…

8 secrets of successful AI projects

8 secrets of successful AI projects

Business leaders at every level see the value of using artificial intelligence, but using AI well is where the true value lies. Here, lessons from…

Cybersecurity Tools for Data Center Networks are Getting Smarter With Machine Learning

Cybersecurity Tools for Data Center Networks are Getting Smarter With Machine Learning

Cybersecurity tools used in data centers are getting smarter as vendors roll out more machine learning capabilities. It can help with everything from identifying new…

5 ways AI is transforming customer experience

5 ways AI is transforming customer experience

Cutting-edge companies are turning to artificial intelligence and machine learning to transform how they interact with customers, strengthening those relationships, distinguishing themselves from competitors, and…

What a successful AI team really looks like

What a successful AI team really looks like

As companies increasingly turn to AI and machine learning, a clearer picture of what it takes to succeed with real-world AI is beginning to take…

Augmented reality edges into IT operations

Augmented reality edges into IT operations

Augmented reality is frequently predicted to be a major game changer, more so than virtual reality in the evolution of technology. But aside from smartphone-based…

How AI is revolutionizing manufacturing

How AI is revolutionizing manufacturing

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are transforming the manufacturing industry. According to a report released late last year by the World Economic Forum, the combination…

Corporate pre-crime: The ethics of using AI to identify future insider threats

Corporate pre-crime: The ethics of using AI to identify future insider threats

To protect corporate networks against malware, data exfiltration and other threats, security departments have systems in place to monitor email traffic, URLs and employee behaviors.…

Reskilling IT for the AI era

Reskilling IT for the AI era

Data scientists, artificial intelligence experts and machine learning developers are in hot demand right now — so much, that these are some of the hardest…

Deep Fakes: The End of Face Value

Deep Fakes: The End of Face Value

Two years ago, a professor at the Technical University of Munich published research showing how an  ordinary, consumer-grade computer can process video in real time…

How health care orgs are addressing AI challenges

How health care orgs are addressing AI challenges

Artificial intelligence is poised to revolutionize health care, in everything from drug research, to diagnostics, to health care delivery — all the way through to…

How AI is reshaping IT operations

How AI is reshaping IT operations

Artificial intelligence is starting to eat the world, one step at a time, and IT operations is no exception. Although still early in deployment, companies…

AI in the supply chain: Logistics gets smart

AI in the supply chain: Logistics gets smart

For California-based Infinera, 2017 was not an easy year. The manufacturer of telecom equipment saw revenue drop from $870 million in 2016 to $740 million…

New AI tools make BI smarter — and more useful

New AI tools make BI smarter — and more useful

Companies looking to make good on the promise of machine learning for data analysis are turning to a somewhat unlikely old friend. Business intelligence systems,…

AI’s biggest risk factor: Data gone wrong

AI’s biggest risk factor: Data gone wrong

Artificial intelligence and machine learning promise to radically transform many industries, but they also pose significant risks — many of which are yet to be…

How AI will impact your IT career

How AI will impact your IT career

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are eating up workloads at IT help desks, in cybersecurity, and other IT tasks, stirring significant concern over the long-term…